SHAZA LEIGH OWB - Australia's First Lady Of Song
Shaza Leigh is unquestionably one of Australia's most prolific songwriters, with over 300 songs published by various Australian and International recording artists.
Shaza has enjoyed many nominations with her songs in the Golden Guitar Awards throughout her career. She has amassed numerous personal songwriting awards, has produced a constant string of charting songs for herself and other artists (over 30 years) and has had winning songs in nearly every conceivable Awards structure in Australia.
Her songwriting talent transcends the categories of country music. She has written successful bush ballads, classic country, inspirational, contemporary, gospel, country rock, popular and easy-listening radio-friendly songs.
Shaza is a commercially mindful composer and powerful lyricist. She is a clear and open channel, renowned for her prophetic works. This rare mix has contributed to her success as a published songwriter. She has also enjoyed the respect of most of the greatest bush poets who trusted her to adapt their work into songs.
Shaza Leigh is a passionate, determined, intelligent and honest personality but most importantly, she is quite simply, ‘gifted’!
"Shaza Leigh OWB is a National Treasure, an Inspirational Artist and one of Australia's most Prolific and Prophetic Songwriters"
2020 Native Australian Awards
THE ORDER OF THE WATTLE BLOSSOM
Shaza Leigh OWB
Citation: "For excellence in the writing and performance of music reflecting Australia's unique cultural heritage, and love for our Native Land"